ARRL DX Bulletin 034
August 26, 2004

DX Bulletin 34 ARLD034
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 26, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD034 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

RODRIGUES ISLAND, 3B9. Robert, 3B9FR has been QRV using RTTY on 20, 17 and 15 meters between 1400 to 1700z and after 0230z. QSL direct.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Jan, DL7JAN and Andreas, DL3GA are QRV as 8Q7JF and 8Q7GA, respectively, from Kandooma Island, IOTA AS-013, until September 7. They are active on 80 to 10 meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY and possibly PSK31. QSL to home calls.

BURUNDI, 9U. Pierre, HB9DTM is licensed for six months as 9U6PM, and will soon be active from here. QSL to home call.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Abdullah, A61Q is usually QRV various times of the day on 80, 20, 17, 15, 12 and 10 meters using CW. QSL via EA7FTR.

TAIWAN, BV. Paul, BV4FH and members of the CTARL DX group are QRV as BV9A from Peng Hu Island, IOTA AS-103, until August 29. They are active on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via BV4YB.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Geza, HA4XG is QRV as HB0/HA4XG from Masescha while on holiday until September 4. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters, and 2 meters with WSJT, using CW and SSB. He is active as time permits. QSL to home call.

ST. VINCENT, J8. Claude, J85M is usually QRV on 30 meters around 0200z. QSL direct.

MALYJ VYSOTSKIJ ISLAND, R1MV. A group of amateurs will soon be QRV as R1MVI. They plan to be active on 80 to 120 meters, and possibly 160 meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL via RA3AMG.

EGYPT, SU. Alan, SU9BN is usually QRV on 30 meters around 0400 to 0430z. QSL via EA7FTR.

CHAD, TT. Francois, F6GYV, has received his TT8FT license and will be QRV for one year. His activity will be as time permits. QSL via operator's instructions.

UZBEKISTAN, UK. Rahqn, UK8OAH has been QRV on 160 meters from around 2100 to 2230z. QSL direct.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N. Jim, VK9NS has been QRV on 30 meters around 0100z. QSL direct.

INDIA, VU. Raman, VU3DJQ is QRV as AT0RI from Rameswaram on Pamban Island until August 31. This is a new IOTA from the yet unnumbered Tamil Nadu State South group. QSL via operator's instructions.

IRAQ, YI. Rafat, YI1HXH is usually QRV on 20 meters SSB from 1900 to 2100z. QSL to operator's instructions.

TOKELAU ISLANDS, ZK3. Atsu, 5W1SA is QRV as ZK3SA. Activity of late has been on 40 meters CW and 20 meters SSB. His length of stay is unknown. QSL via JH7OHF.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ALARA Contest, Ohio and Hawaii QSO Parties, TOEC WW Grid CW Contest, YO-DX Contest, SARL HF DX CW Contest and the SCC RTTY Championship are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see August QST, page 95, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.